Bristol

Stolen lorry used to steal 400 tyres from Bristol site

Thieves have stolen a removal lorry and nearly 400 tyres from a tyre depot in South Gloucestershire, police said.

A Mercedes lorry was taken from a trading estate in Brislington on Monday at about 0240 BST.

Its content was emptied and the lorry was filled with nearly 400 tyres from a tyre depot in North Road, Yate, which was broken into after 0300 BST.

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen anything suspicious at the trading estate or the tyre depot.

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